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The storage of tropical agricultural products

Jelle Hayma

The storage of tropical agricultural products

by Jelle Hayma

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Published by Intermediate Technologyfor Agromisa in Rugby .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJelle Hayma.
SeriesAgrodok ; 31
The Physical Object
Pagination69p.
Number of Pages69
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21378442M
ISBN 109072746120
OCLC/WorldCa64736586

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The storage of tropical agricultural products 4 Contents 1 Introduction 6 2 Environmental influences on the stored product 7 Storage losses 7 Moisture content and relative humidity 9 Temperature and respiration 12 3 Storage of various groups of agricultural products 15 Cereals and pulses 15 Sowing-seed 18 3.

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() in his paper on the storage of tropical agricultural products; high temperature and moisture content values of grains favor fungus and insect development and a decline in the germination. This Agrodok deals with the problem of storage of agricultural produce in the tropics and sub-tropics.

Various methods of storage are discussed, together with the conditions needed and the problems arising during an extended storage period, for several groups of agricultural products. McGregor, Brian M. Tropical Products Transport Handbook. U.S. Depart- ment of Agriculture, Agriculture Handbook No.

This handbook takes a broad approach to maintenance of quality of fruits, vegeta- bles, plants, and flowers during transportation. In that regard, proper planning. The Competitiveness of Tropical Agriculture: A Guide to Competitive Potential with Case Studies describes and synthesizes existing methodologies for evaluating competitiveness in agriculture, introduces extensions and refinements, and provides a novel approach based on a combination of quantitative and qualitative methodologies.

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